Sinosauropteryx

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Sinosauropteryx:


Name Meaning : Chinese Lizard Wing
Period : Early Cretaceous
Family Group: Theropoda
Diet: Meat
Size : 3 feet
Fossil Found: China 1999


Sinosauropteryx


Sinosauropteryx facts

Sinosauropteryx was a feathered Cretaceous theropod. It was the first dinosaur to be named from the famous Liaoning fossil beds inn China . It did not have flight feathers ,  which is unusual because this dinosaur lived tens of millions of years after Archeopteryx , from the Jurassic , which did have true flight feathers . One specimen of "Sinosauropteryx" was found with three mammal in its stomach


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